In this video, author Brian Culp discusses Wi-Fi Sense, and how it is a closely related feature to the ability to offer broadband tethering. Although Wi-Fi Sense is not mentioned as a 70-697 exam objective, Brian shows viewers how this feature works with shared Wi-Fi networks, highlights some additional resources, and mentioned the security concerns when using Wi-Fi Sense.
- [Voiceover] There's a new feature…of Windows 10, which I'll cover here…in this lesson, that may come up on the test.…It's not mentioned specifically as a test objective,…but it is worth covering.…That feature is called Wi-Fi Sense,…and the job of Wi-Fi Sense is that…it is something that automatically connects you…to an open Wi-Fi hotspot that Wi-Fi Sense learns about…through crowd-sourcing, so it learns about these…open Wi-Fi hotspots that your Windows PC…or Phone connects to and then uses that information…from your device and other Wi-Fi Sense devices…to build a database of Wi-Fi networks.…
When you're in range of one of those networks,…you automatically get connected,…so the scenario is your friend or family member…or work colleague is connected to a Wi-Fi hotspot,…they've entered in the password,…and then when you connect they might share out…that network connectivity to you…so that you don't have to know the password…when you connect to the network and vice versa,…so if you decide to make a network available…
This hands-on, practical course covers the skills necessary for a system admin to manage remote access in Windows 10—and prepare for the Manage Remote Access domain of Microsoft Certification exam 70-697, Configuring Windows Devices. Brian Culp shows how to create and enable a VPN connection, configure Remote Desktop, establish mobility policies, create and deploy workspaces, and configure offline storage and file syncing. Plus, learn how connect to printers and displays using Wi-Fi Direct.
Review the learning objectives for the Manage Remote Access domain of exam 70-697 at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/exam-70-697.aspx.
- Creating and enabling a VPN connection
- Using Wi-Fi Sense
- Configuring Remote Desktop
- Troubleshooting with Remote Desktop
- Configuring power policies and mobility options
- Creating workspaces with Windows To Go and PowerShell
- Configuring offline files and file policies
- Adjusting sync options
- Connecting to Wi-Fi Direct devices